Topic outline

  • Building Custom Business Services

    Business services communicate with external systems and relay messages to other components in an InterSystems® production. Learn how to create a custom business service in an InterSystems production. Then, practice what you have learned with hands-on exercises.

    This course contains four instructional lessons and several quiz questions. The videos and simulations are best viewed in full-screen mode.

    Version Updates The instructional content of this course has not changed from previous versions. Updates include:

    • Content now applicable for users of InterSystems IRIS for Health™

    Prerequisite Learning or Experience  This course assumes learners have experience with InterSystems ObjectScript programming and the architecture of InterSystems productions.

    Audience  This course is for software developers who need to create custom business services to accept custom data coming into a production.

    Learning Objectives  By the end of this course, you will be able to:

    • Determine when and why to create a custom business service.
    • Design and create a custom business service for a production.
    • Add a new business service to a production and configure settings.

    Duration  90 minutes for full course (45 minutes if omitting hands-on practice)

    Grading Criteria  This course is not graded; quiz questions are provided for self-assessment.

    Resources Needed  None.

    This course is being updated; it currently uses the Atelier extension for the Eclipse IDE, and Atelier has been deprecated. We recommend using the InterSystems ObjectScript Extension Pack in Visual Studio Code instead. See instructions for using the VS Code extension.